Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  NGC 6514  ·  Trifid nebula
Trifid Nebula Crop, 



    
        

            Christian van den Berge
Trifid Nebula Crop
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: APM 107/700

Imaging cameras: Nikon D600

Mounts: Fornax 51

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN

Focal reducers: APM Riccardi 0.75x

Software: Pixinsight 1.8

Accessory: Orion Mini 50mm Guidescope


Dates:July 8, 2015

Frames: 57x600"

Integration: 9.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 728645

RA center: 18h 2' 25"

DEC center: -22° 58' 22"

Pixel scale: 2.345 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -138.610 degrees

Field radius: 0.448 degrees


Resolution: 620x643

Locations: Kiripotib, Dordabis, Namibia

Description

This is a crop from the Sagittarius Triplet picture
http://www.astrobin.com/198786/

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Trifid Nebula Crop, 



    
        

            Christian van den Berge